CENX appoints Edward Kennedy as President and CEO

Created July 6, 2017
News and Business

Telecom veteran will lead global growth strategy for digital transformation software company.

CENX, a developer of software solutions for the telecoms industry, has appointed Edward Kennedy to be its President and Chief Executive Officer. Kennedy brings 30 years of leadership experience to CENX, having served in strategic, executive positions for numerous telecommunications companies over the years, most recently as the CEO, and President of Tollgrade Communications.

Sean Dalton, Chairman of the board at CENX, commented, “Having spent more than 30 years building global networks, Ed has an extensive understanding of the service provider landscape and appreciates the importance of having real-time actionable network intelligence.”

‘Expanding CENX’s footprint’
In his new role at CENX, Edward will focus on expanding CENX’s footprint in global markets and ensure that CENX continues to establish itself as a supplier to the world’s biggest telecommunication companies, while growing CENX’s software business through strategic partnerships. He will also oversee the company’s organizational and functional development as it scales to meet continued demand.

Kennedy commented, “Service providers are contending with escalating demand and increasingly complex networks. CENX is well-positioned to help them address these challenges at scale by fundamentally changing the way service providers view the network.”

Matthew Peach

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by Matthew Peach

Matthew Peach is a freelance technology journalist specialising in photonics and communications. He has previously worked for several business-to-business publishers, editing a range of high-tech magazines and websites.